The Department of Mathematics offers a wide number of competitions aimed at a wide range of students. Click on any competition link for further details.
- Math Kangaroo (MK) is aimed at students from Grades 1 – 12 and offers participants a fun and challenging way to get involved with math and math competitions. It is an international competition and students are ranked and awarded both regionally and nationally. The competition is written here on campus at our three campus locations (Downtown, Mississauga and Scarborough) at the end of March each year with training sessions (online and on-campus) offered starting in January.
- Tournament of the Towns (ToT) is open to students in Grades 7 – 12 and has two levels (Open and Advanced). The competition is open to anyone at any level and is designed to encourage students with imagination and creativity in mathematics to challenge themselves in an Internationally ranked competition. The competition is written at our downtown campus in Fall and Spring each year with Preparation sessions offered the weeks leading up to the competition.
- The Canadian Open Mathematics Competition (COMC) is offered by the Canadian Mathematics Society and is open to students from across Canada to be written at their schools. It is written in November each year.
- The American Mathematics Competition (AMC) is hosted by the Mathematics Association of Amercia each year. This year the Department of Mathematics is proud to host the AMC10 and the AMC12.
- The Putnam competition is open to undergraduate students in any year of study. It is written in early December with preparatory sessions offered before the competition.
- The Undergraduate Math Competition (UMC) is open to all undergraduate students and is unique to the University of Toronto. It is written in early March at the downtown campus.
Our sincere thanks to the Canadian Mathematics Society (CMS) for their generous support of our competitions and programs.